By Mandy Kirkby

ISBN-10: 0345532864

ISBN-13: 9780345532862

“A flower isn't really a flower on my own; one thousand recommendations make investments it.”
Daffodils sign new beginnings, daisies innocence. Lilacs suggest the first feelings of affection, periwinkles tender recollection. Early Victorians used plants which will exhibit their feelings—love or grief, jealousy or devotion. Now, modern day romantics are having fun with a resurgence of this bygone customized, and this booklet will percentage the old, literary, and cultural value of vegetation with a complete new iteration. With lavish illustrations, a twin dictionary of plant life and meanings, and recommendations for developing expressive preparations, this memento is the correct compendium for everybody who has ever given or obtained a bouquet.

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